Trump picks Amy Coney Barrett for U.S. Supreme Court; Cory Gardner voted to put her on federal bench in 2017
Gardner voted to approve Barrett's nomination to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit in 2017, suggesting he already approved of her credentials to be a top federal jurist. Colorado's Democratic U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet, voted against her confirmation for that job.
Cory Gardner has voted to confirm 98% of Trump’s judicial nominees as decision on Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s seat loomsBy Jesse Paul Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published
John Hickenlooper’s conflicting record and rhetoric on fracking a point of dispute in U.S. Senate raceBy John Frank Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published
Health care, the environment, coronavirus: How the pandemic has become a top election-year issue in ColoradoBy Jesse Paul Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published
The Republican senator from Colorado talks more often about what he doesn’t want -- Obamacare, a public option, Medicare For All -- than his ideas on how to achieve his goals of driving down costs and improving care
Big Tech asserts its influence in Colorado, but the U.S. Senate candidates aren’t willing to discuss it
Amid debate in Congress, Cory Gardner and John Hickenlooper have said little about whether more regulation is needed for the technology industry
Some unemployed Coloradans will see Trump’s extra $300 a week benefit starting in mid September. But it won’t last.
The president’s Lost Wages Assistance will only help people who have already filed for unemployment. And the Trump administration only provided Colorado enough money to last three weeks.
Cory Gardner faces pressure to deliver on stimulus bill as he touts his coronavirus response in campaign
Democratic rival John Hickenlooper supports the Democratic-led U.S. House bill and blasts U.S. Senate for taking recess
Colorado attorney general in discussions with other states about legal action to protect U.S. Postal Service
The talks come as fears over the Trump administration’s degradation of the Postal Service ahead of the November election have reached a fever pitch
The coronavirus campaign shows partisan split in Colorado, as top candidates mostly keep out of view
President Donald Trump’s campaign is canvassing for voter support while former Vice President Joe Biden’s campaign opts out